Outer space = infinite fascination! A delight for space fans and experts alike, this book is your unique guide to the legendary Voyager missions. After the worldwide success of Apollo VII-XVII, the authors again scoured the NASA archives to gather all the key facts and discoveries of this interstellar spacecraft, including previously unpublished information. First launched in 1977, the twin Voyager 1 and 2 space-craft have significantly expanded our knowledge of space, corrected many scientific theses and, last but not least, produced the most distant image of the earth: the famous Pale Blue Dot. SELLING POINTS:
A must-have guide to NASA's Voyager missions, including previously unpublished material.
All the key discoveries: from exploring our nearest planets to entering interstellar space.
Background information on physics, astrophotography, and trying to make contact with extraterrestrials. 200 colour and 100 b/w photographs